Photographs from the Dan Robertson Collection taken
at the AMA Sanctioned Flat Track Motorcycle Races
Cowley County Fairgrounds, Winfield, Kansas
Sunday Afternoon – July 7, 1968
Expert riders #21 Robert Winters and #85m Monty Barrett on the front straightaway at
Winfield. If you can identify the #12 bike at left, please contact Bob Lawrence. Click your
mouse on the photo above to see another showing these two riders during this same discussion.
Expert riders #61n Loren Thompson and #45 Darrel Dovel
on the front straightaway at Winfield
Novice rider #11n Gordon Dusenbery on the front straightaway at Winfield
Expert #33 at left is Terry Deatherage. If you can identify any of the other people in
this photo, please contact Bob Lawrence. The motorcycle in the middle is a Harley-Davidson
and the motorcycle on the right is a BSA Gold Star.
#79 Buddy Elmore on the front straightaway at Winfield
Lining up on the front straightaway for one of the races. That is Sam Satterley looking
at the camera. His motorcycle is the #72 being pushed at right. The #85m is that of
Monty Barrett. Rider #33 is Terry Deatherage and rider #21 is Robert Winters.
of Topeka, Kansas made a clean sweep winning the third Novice Elimination, the first Novice heat race, and the Novice final.
of El Paso, Texas was fourth fastest in the Expert time trials. He then won the second Expert heat race and finished third in the Expert final.
Sam Satterley celebrates with starter / flagman Bob Whitney after setting the fastest
time in time trials and then winning the first heat as well as the final race.
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6-Star AMA Sanctioned Motorcycle Races Cowley County Fairgrounds, Winfield, Kansas Sunday Afternoon – July 7, 1968 Web Page
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